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Jim King (baseball)

Jim King
Right fielder
Born: (1932-08-27) August 27, 1932 (age 81)
Elkins, Arkansas
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 17, 1955 for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
September 24, 1967 for the Cleveland Indians
Career statistics
Batting average .240
Home runs 117
Runs batted in 401

James Hubert King (born August 27, 1932 in Elkins, Arkansas) was an outfielder for the Chicago Cubs (1955–56), St. Louis Cardinals (1957), San Francisco Giants (1958), Washington Senators (1961–67), Chicago White Sox (1967) and Cleveland Indians (1967).

In 11 seasons he played in 1,125 games and had 2,918 at bats, 374 runs, 699 hits, 112 doubles, 19 triples, 117 home runs, 401 RBI, 23 stolen bases, 363 walks, .240 batting average, .326 on-base percentage, .411 slugging percentage, 1,200 total bases, 11 sacrifice hits, 22 sacrifice flies and 35 intentional walks.

See also

  • Hitting for the cycle

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)

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